Meet the projects of 2015 CaixaImpulse edition

15 selected projects

With the participation of different hospitals, universities, and research centres, a total of 36 projects were presented during the first edition of the Caixaimpulse programme.  After going through an assessment process by Peer Review, the best 30 projects underwent an assessment by a panel of experts where the 15 finalists -12 in the area of Health Sciences and 3 in the field of Life Sciences - were selected.  

We invite you to find out who the winners were. 


Project leader:Julen Oyarzabal Santamarina, from FIMA

CIMA - Centro de Investigación Médica Aplicada. Universidad de Navarra

Werium Assistive Solutions

Project leader:Eduardo Rocon, from CSIC

CSIC - Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas


Project leader:Teresa Gasull Dalmau, from IGTP

Fundació Institut d'Investigació en Ciències de la Salut Germans Trias i Pujol


Project leader:Albert Pell, from UAB

UAB - Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

Stem cell technology

Project leader:Ana Belén Álvarez Palomo, from FBG / UB

Fundació Bosch i Gimpera / Universitat de Barcelona


Project leader:Eduard Torrents, from IBEC

Institut de Bioenginyeria de Catalunya